Army Duck With Skyrail & Train

Army Duck With Skyrail & Train (KDB/KDLAB)

Join Tropic Wings, the longest established coach operator in Cairns for a full day adventure to Kuranda, located in the middle of World Heritage Rainforest. Start your day with a trip on the Kuranda Scenic Railway, winding your way up the mountain through rainforest, past waterfalls and including a stop at the breathtaking Barron Gorge. Enjoy a tour across land and water on the historic World War II Army Ducks at the award-winning Rainforestation Nature Park, spotting flora and fauna in their natural habitat, and then finish your day with a peaceful return to Cairns on Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. 


  • Kuranda Scenic Railway
  • Kuranda Village
  • Army Duck Rainforest Tour
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Return Coach Transfers from Accommodation (pick up & drop off)
 Tour CodeAdultChildFamily (2a + 2c)
Army Duck With Skyrail & Train (KDB) $190$95$475

Kuranda Tours Upgrade NowWhy Not Upgrade Your Tour To The KDLAB?

Add on Australian Butterfly Sanctuary and Lunch for only $46 extra (adult)

Australian  Butterfly  Sanctuary  is  the  largest  butterfly flight  aviary  and  exhibit  in  Australia, home to over 1,500 magnificent tropical butterflies including the majestic green Cairns Birdwing. The sanctuary is an all-weather experience in the heart of beautiful Kuranda and offers guided tours through the aviary and breeding laboratory.

Additionally, your tour also includes a World Famous BBQ Buffet lunch. This lunch is inspied by bush tucker flavours and includes tender steaks, BBQ chicken, pork sausages, sweet potatoes with paperbark cooked in traditional Kup-Murri style and vegetarian stir-fries. A selection of house salads, sandwiches, tropical fruits, cheeses and snacks are also available.


  • Kuranda Scenic Railway
  • Australian Butterfly Sanctuary 
  • Army Duck Rainforest Tour
  • BBQ Buffet Lunch
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Return Coach Transfers from Accommodation (pick up & drop off)
AdultChildFamily (2a + 2c)
Army Duck Experience with Butterflies & Lunch (KDLAB)$234$117$585


  • All Cairns Kuranda tours depart daily (except Christmas Day) and include Kuranda levy.
  • Itineraries may operate in reverse or in a different sequence.
  • Transfers not available from private residences (including AirBnB properties) – guests will need to meet at Skyrail Smithfield Terminal, or make their own way to another pickup location.


Skyrail Diamond View Upgrade ($26 per adult, $13 per child)..

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to call to confirm my booking?
It is preferred that we receive a call 24 hours before travel to confirm accommodation details and pick up time.

Do we still run the tour if it is raining?

What do I need to bring?

  • Your voucher (if you have one)
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Money for souvenirs, lunch and attractions (if not included)
  • Bottle of water
  • Hat & Sunscreen

Special Upgrades Yes, subject to availability. On most of our Kuranda tours we can upgrade to Gold Class, the only Gold Class train that we are able to book on is the 15:30 train returning from Kuranda to Cairns. We can book Diamond View on either direction on Skyrail.

To view an itinerary, click on the links below:

Tour Code KDB 
Tour Code KDLAB